Traders work at Egypt s Stock Exchange in Cairo (Photo: Reuters)
The market capital gained about EGP 11.2 billion to hit EGP 695.3 billion at closing, after transactions that hit about EGP 2.1 billion.
The EGX 30 benchmark index jumped by 1.81 percent, registering 10,177.64 points.
The broader EGX 70 EWI index of the leading small and mid-cap enterprises (SMEs) increased by 2.06 percent, closing at 2,233.52 points.
The all-embracing EGX 100 index was up 2.08 percent, ending at 3,204.13 points